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Dell Optiplex 740 D Athlon 64 4600+ 80GB

Dell Optiplex 740 D Athlon 64 4600+ 80GB
alaScore 82

133 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 133 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Dell Optiplex 740 D Athlon 64 4600+ 80GB is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 133 reviews)

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Consumer review by: review summary for Dell Optiplex 740 D Athlon 64 4600+ 80GB


alaTest has collected and analysed 6 user reviews of Dell Optiplex 740 D Athlon 64 4600+ 80GB from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktop Computers on

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Dell Optiplex GX Desktop Tower PC Computer - Intel Core 2 Duo - 2GB Ram - 160GB Hard Drive with Any 17"TFT Moniter - Keyboard -Mouse - Powercord - WirDell Optiplex 740 - AMD Athlon 64bit x2 2.2Ghz, 2GB, 80GB, CDRW/DVD, Dual Display Graphics Card, Windows 7 Home Premium

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Dell Dell Optiplex 740 Minitower Desktop Computer (Athlon 64 3800+ 2.40GHz/80GB/512MB)


Dell offers the OptiPlex 740, a system from its business desktops line, in minitower, desktop (horizontal orientation), and ultracompact versions. The inexpensively configured minitower we tested ($1024 as of 05/09/2007) had an inoffensive design,...

Innovative case design ; Very quiet

Integrated graphics models have VGA only ; Some parts could be expensive to replace

Superb internal design makes this business system ultraquiet and very easy to work on. Same-day on-site service is optional.

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Dell OptiPlex 740


Innovative case design, Very quiet

Integrated graphics models have VGA only, Some parts could be expensive to replace

An innovative, noise-reducing design makes this minitower system a great choice for offices.


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Best business computer


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Dell OptiPlex 740 business PC


The Dell OptiPlex 740, is a business desktop PC. The OptiPlex 740 comes in minitower, desktop (horizontal orientation) and ultracompact versions. The inexpensively configured Dell OptiPlex 740 minitower we tested had an inoffensive design, using mostly...

The Dell OptiPlex 740 is far from the fastest Vista system you can buy, but its innovative, quiet case design makes it a top choice among business systems, especially if noise reduction is a priority for your office.

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Crash after 1 month


I purchased this computer and after 1 month it will not boot up. It seems that there is no warranty so now I have to spend more money to fix the computer. It maybe an easy fix for me by possibly installing a new hard drive. It stated out as a great...

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Bought 9 of these


I bought 9 of these Dell computers for our Christian day school. Major upgrade from what they where using before. Windows 7 Pro a big plus. Super price plus free shipping to my home. I paid $262 out the door. Shortly after purchase price dropped to...

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Quite adequate for the price


This is a nice little office workstation and it works great for the office-related work for which it is used.Happy with this company, as usual.

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Great for the price, as expected.


Good performance computer.

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Works great


Good price, and worked after the windows activation and 78 updates. I don't play games, and for email and web surfing the PC has all the speed I need. The deal was suppose to include an update to Windows 8, but I don't see any information on how that...

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Great desktop


All round best value for a refurb desktop. Only downside is the onboard video card, but that's an easy fix

Product Specifications


DVD Writer:DVD-Writer
Fingerprint Reader: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Remote Control:No / Yes
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam: No


Bluetooth: No
TV Output:No / Yes
Wireless LAN: No


Aspect Ratio:Not Applicable
True Resolution:Not Applicable

General Features

Digital Entertainment Platform:Not Applicable
Media Centre Edition: No
Operating System Version:Windows 7 Professional
Product Type:Desktop


Brand of Graphic Chip:Not Applicable / nVidia
GPU Model (Graphic Card):GeForce 6150 LE / Not Applicable
GPU TYPE:OnBoard Graphic


Chipset Brand:nVidia / Unknown
Chipset Type:nForce 430 / Unknown
Hyper Threading: No
Processor:Athlon 64 X2
Processor Brand:AMD
Processor Number:4600+ / 5200+